The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 151 147 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.83% 18.42% 20.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.89% 48.68% 62.18%
Number of salaries quoted 142 144 186
Average salary £33,331 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
244 302 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 25.58% 37.84% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 231 283 299
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
Hampshire

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 156 (60.47%) SQL
2 144 (55.81%) .NET
3 140 (54.26%) C#
4 103 (39.92%) ASP.NET
5 92 (35.66%) HTML
6 83 (32.17%) CSS
7 78 (30.23%) JavaScript
8 77 (29.84%) Windows
9 68 (26.36%) Degree
10 50 (19.38%) Oracle
11 49 (18.99%) MVC
12 47 (18.22%) Microsoft
13 46 (17.83%) Software Engineering
14 39 (15.12%) Java
14 39 (15.12%) MS Excel
14 39 (15.12%) SQL Server 2008
15 37 (14.34%) jQuery
16 35 (13.57%) VB.NET
17 34 (13.18%) XML
18 32 (12.40%) Clustering
18 32 (12.40%) SQL Server 2012
19 31 (12.02%) Mobile App
20 30 (11.63%) VB
20 30 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
21 29 (11.24%) SQL Server 2000
22 27 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 25 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 25 (9.69%) MySQL
24 24 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 24 (9.30%) Computer Science

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.14%) IIS
2 15 (5.81%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.81%) CMS
3 13 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.10%) Lync
5 8 (3.10%) WordPress
6 7 (2.71%) Node.js
7 6 (2.33%) Sitefinity
7 6 (2.33%) Kentico
7 6 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (2.33%) DNN
7 6 (2.33%) Umbraco
7 6 (2.33%) Immediacy CMS
7 6 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.55%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.78%) concrete5
11 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 39 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.49%) MS Office
3 7 (2.71%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (3.10%) Magento
2 5 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.36%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.65%) Internet
3 11 (4.26%) Firewall
4 8 (3.10%) VLAN
5 6 (2.33%) DNS
5 6 (2.33%) Intranet
6 5 (1.94%) SSL
6 5 (1.94%) VPN
6 5 (1.94%) LAN
6 5 (1.94%) WAN
7 4 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.55%) Network Security
7 4 (1.55%) CTI
8 3 (1.16%) FTP
8 3 (1.16%) SNMP
8 3 (1.16%) ISDN
9 2 (0.78%) IPsec
9 2 (0.78%) HTTP
10 1 (0.39%) SAN
10 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 32 (12.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (11.24%) SQL Server 2000
4 27 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (9.69%) MySQL
6 24 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (7.36%) Relational Database
8 16 (6.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (6.20%) Oracle Database
9 15 (5.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (5.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (3.10%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (3.10%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (2.33%) RDBMS
13 6 (2.33%) OLAP
14 4 (1.55%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 18 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.20%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.49%) NUnit
3 9 (3.49%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.55%) Moq
5 4 (1.55%) Subversion
6 3 (1.16%) JUnit
6 3 (1.16%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.39%) ERwin
7 1 (0.39%) Xcode
General
1 18 (6.98%) Finance
2 17 (6.59%) Marketing
3 9 (3.49%) Retail
4 3 (1.16%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.39%) Banking
6 1 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 158 (61.24%) Developer
2 54 (20.93%) Software Developer
3 51 (19.77%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.02%) DBA
5 28 (10.85%) C# Developer
6 22 (8.53%) Analyst
7 18 (6.98%) SQL DBA
7 18 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 18 (6.98%) Consultant
8 14 (5.43%) Software Consultant
9 13 (5.04%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.04%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
10 12 (4.65%) Junior Developer
10 12 (4.65%) Applications Developer
10 12 (4.65%) Junior
11 11 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
12 10 (3.88%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.88%) Graduate
13 9 (3.49%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (55.81%) .NET
2 103 (39.92%) ASP.NET
3 92 (35.66%) HTML
4 83 (32.17%) CSS
5 37 (14.34%) jQuery
6 34 (13.18%) XML
7 25 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 24 (9.30%) LINQ
9 23 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (8.14%) .NET Framework
11 17 (6.59%) Web Services
11 17 (6.59%) HTML5
12 16 (6.20%) XHTML
13 15 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 13 (5.04%) WCF
15 12 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (4.26%) XSL
17 9 (3.49%) Classic ASP
17 9 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (3.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.40%) Clustering
2 31 (12.02%) Mobile App
3 24 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.65%) NHS
5 10 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.10%) Kindle
6 8 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.10%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.71%) W3C
8 6 (2.33%) Streaming Music
9 5 (1.94%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.55%) EMV
11 3 (1.16%) EFT
11 3 (1.16%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.16%) Replication
11 3 (1.16%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.16%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.16%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 77 (29.84%) Windows
2 21 (8.14%) Android
3 16 (6.20%) Apple iOS
4 15 (5.81%) Linux
4 15 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (5.04%) Windows 7
6 11 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.88%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.10%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (3.10%) AIX
9 7 (2.71%) UNIX
9 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.39%) HPUX
11 1 (0.39%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.99%) MVC
2 46 (17.83%) Software Engineering
3 30 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (7.75%) Web Application Development
5 19 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
6 18 (6.98%) Web Development
6 18 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (6.20%) Time Management
7 16 (6.20%) OO
8 15 (5.81%) TDD
8 15 (5.81%) Dependency Injection
9 14 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (5.43%) SOA
9 14 (5.43%) CRM
10 13 (5.04%) Project Management
10 13 (5.04%) Content Management
10 13 (5.04%) Android Development
11 12 (4.65%) Database Security
11 12 (4.65%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 156 (60.47%) SQL
2 140 (54.26%) C#
3 78 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 39 (15.12%) Java
5 35 (13.57%) VB.NET
6 30 (11.63%) VB
7 21 (8.14%) C++
8 20 (7.75%) PHP
9 16 (6.20%) T-SQL
10 15 (5.81%) Objective-C
11 11 (4.26%) C
11 11 (4.26%) Perl
12 10 (3.88%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.49%) PL/SQL
14 8 (3.10%) Bash Shell
14 8 (3.10%) Korn
14 8 (3.10%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.16%) Python
16 1 (0.39%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 68 (26.36%) Degree
2 18 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.26%) OCP
3 11 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (3.88%) MCP
5 9 (3.49%) MCAD
5 9 (3.49%) MCSD
5 9 (3.49%) MCTS
6 8 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.33%) MCITP
7 6 (2.33%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.78%) CCNA
9 2 (0.78%) MCSE
9 2 (0.78%) MCSA
10 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.43%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.71%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.71%) QA
3 4 (1.55%) SLA
4 2 (0.78%) HL7
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.16%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.16%) vSphere
4 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (5.43%) NetBackup
2 13 (5.04%) Backup Exec
3 11 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 50 (19.38%) Oracle
2 47 (18.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.04%) Cisco
4 9 (3.49%) Symantec
4 9 (3.49%) Apple
4 9 (3.49%) VMware
5 8 (3.10%) ATG
5 8 (3.10%) Dell
5 8 (3.10%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.71%) Cognos
6 7 (2.71%) Adobe
7 6 (2.33%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.33%) Ektron
7 6 (2.33%) EPiServer
7 6 (2.33%) Alterian
7 6 (2.33%) Sun
8 5 (1.94%) Pegasus
8 5 (1.94%) Citrix
9 4 (1.55%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.55%) Business Objects
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